PennDOT PA Bridge Barrier

Report Number(s): 609591-03-3

Description: the Penn DOT PA Bridge Barrier was comprised of a steel reinforced cantilevered concrete bridge deck, 11 inches thick, supporting a 24-inch tall x 18-inch thick steel reinforced concrete barrier. There were 20 posts attached to the top of the barrier, with the tops of the rails located 37 inches and SO inches above grade, respectively.

Test Level: 5

Eligibility Letter: B318

Barrier Type: Steel post and railing on top of concrete wall

MASH Test Number: 5-10, 5-11, 5-12

Proprietary/Non-proprietary: Non-proprietary

Pass/Fail: Pass

Evaluation: Full-Scale Crash Testing

Sponsor: Pennsylvania Department of Transportation

Test Article Description

Height: 50"

Deck Thickness: 11"

Test Article Description

Material: Combination

Mounting Type: Deck

Aesthetic: No

See Through: Yes

Retrofit: No

Combo. (Veh/Ped): No